BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
A Unity Theatre and Action Transport Theatre coproduction in association with DaDaFest
Action Transport again joins forces with Unity Theatre for this highly theatrical and bold retelling of this classic family tale - Beauty and the Beast! Produced in partnership with innovative disability arts organisation DaDaFest, Beauty and the Beast shows that beauty really is in the eye of the beholder and that everyone’s attitude can, at times, be beastly! Perfect for children aged 5+ and their families.
THE VULTURES' SONG
Theatre Company Blah Blah Blah
Written by Mike Kenny
This play, marking the 70th anniversary of Partition, has been specially commissioned to help schools address the SMSC agenda. The Vultures’ Song draws on the events surrounding the Partition of India in 1947. We follow one girl's story of loss, survival and reconciliation.
LITTLE RED AND THE BIG BAD WOLF
by Unity Theatre, Liverpool
***** Star Reviews
Unity Theatre's Christmas show for 2016 in collaboration with Action Transport Theatre. Original music and songs accompany a multi-role ensemble cast in a new imagining of the well-known fairy tale, Little Red Riding Hood.
AUGUSTUS AND HIS SMILE
by Face Up Theatre
Using puppetry and shadow play we join Augustus the tiger on his search for his smile, from the bottom of the ocean to the top of the highest mountains. Face Up Theatre have transformed Catherine Rayner’s much-loved book Augustus and His Smile into this exciting children’s show which premiered at the Derby Book Festival 2016.
by Action Transport Theatre
**** Star Reviews
Anarchic clowning and a soundtrack inspired by children’s answers to life’s big questions, STATIk reminds us of the wisdom of children and what happens when one person can’t, or won’t fit in.
WHATEVER THE WEATHER
by M6 Theatre Company
*Off West End Award for Theatre for Young People
An imaginative new production for the very young, set in the charming world of a traditional Alpine weather house.
by Vamos Theatre
A full mask theatre touring production, a comic, anarchic, touching and heroic full mask adventure exploring life with dementia.
by Philip Osment & Kully Thiarai - CAST
Movement direction - Featuring both professional and community ensemble, as well as puppetry, and an original music score.
by Hard Graft Theatre
An adaption of the famous fairytale about a little wooden puppet and his dream to become a real boy.
JUST A BIT OF PAPER
by Libellule Theatre
Awarded international accolade from Hand Spring Puppet Company at the 2011 Out the Box Festival, a puppetry and visual arts festival in Cape Town, South Africa.
by Tell Tale Hearts
A promenade style performance for 3-7 year olds combining beautifully designed installations, performance, puppetry, live music and now poetry to create a magical experience for young children and their families.
by Red Ladder
Edinburgh and UK tour 2009
A dark comic play designed for cross-generational audiences, fusing puppetry and surrealism.
BENEATH THE WAVES
by Tell Tale Hearts
Accompanied by live music and composed soundscape, animation and projection - a beautifully designed show which brings the magic of the underwater world to your fingertips!